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Feb
27
Mon
Southeast Evaluation Association’s 2017 Annual Workshop @ OPPAGA - Claude Pepper Building
Feb 27 – Feb 28 all-day
Southeast Evaluation Association’s 2017 Annual Workshop @ OPPAGA - Claude Pepper Building | Tallahassee | Florida | United States

SEA’s 2-day workshop offers networking opportunities and a variety of presentations and panel discussions on evaluation issues across fields, such as health, education, and social services. A secondary Essential Skills program track will be offered the first day of the workshop, which will focus on strengthening the skills of novice and advanced evaluators alike. A few examples of sessions in this track include Evaluation Planning and Design, Relating Costs and Results, and Effective Presentations. Continuing Education Unit Credits are offered to attendees. SEA’s keynote speaker will be Ann K. Emery. Ann writes, trains, and consults on data visualization and data analysis, and equips organizations around the globe to visualize their data more effectively.

Feb
28
Tue
Dream Big: Engineering Our World 3D @ Challenger Learning Center IMAX Theatre
Feb 28 all-day
Dream Big: Engineering Our World 3D @ Challenger Learning Center IMAX Theatre | Tallahassee | Florida | United States

Dream Big: Engineering Our World is the first film of its kind for IMAX® theatres that will transform how we think about engineering. From the world’s tallest buildings to underwater robots and a solar car race across Australia, Dream Big celebrates the human ingenuity behind engineering marvels big and small, and shows how engineers push the limits of innovation in unexpected and amazing ways. With its inspiring stories of human grit and aspiration, and extraordinary visuals for the world’s largest screens, Dream Big reveals the compassion and creativity that drive engineers to create better lives for people and a more sustainable future for us all.

Dream Big is the first IMAX film to answer the call of the STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) initiative–which aims to inspire kids of diverse backgrounds to become the innovators who will improve the lives of people across our entire planet as we head into the 21st Century and beyond. “Dream Big” opens February 17 in IMAX 3D at the CLC IMAX Theatre! The film is approximately 45 minutes long and will play daily for 3 months, check our showtimes page for specific showtimes each day.

Visit ChallengerTLH.com for showtimes and more information.

Black on Black Rhyme Poetry Night @ Nefetari’s Fine Cuisine
Feb 28 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm
This is a repeating event.  Please call 850.459.7399 when you plan to go to confirm there is no interruption to the regular event schedule that week.  Thank you!

Black On Black Rhyme is a weekly poetry open mic hosted by Keith Rodgers and the Back Talk Poetry Troupe! Featuring some of the top spoken word artist in the world! After 15 years of existence they are still going strong! Food and drinks are also available for purchasing… good vibes … good people … good times! Poets, comedians, singers and musicians are welcome to grace the stage! Its not just poetry, it is a way of life!

Join us on Facebook.  For more information, call 850-459-7399 or visit our website.

FairyDust Faces for Kids at Maddio’s on Apalachee @ Maddio's at Apalachee
Feb 28 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Please note this is a reoccurring event.  Please call to confirm there has been no interruption to the regular event schedule.

 

Come out for some yummy pizza with your kids at Maddio’s.  FairyDust Faces will be on location with balloon art OR face painting for the kiddos!

Book is Better Book Club @ LeRoy Collins Leon County Public Library
Feb 28 @ 6:00 pm

The Book Is Better book club will meet at the Collins Main Library on Tuesday, February 28th at 6:00 PM. The club’s focus is on books that have been adapted to film and is open to everyone in the community. This month we will discuss Eat, Pray, Love by Elizabeth Gilbert (copies are available at the library). Light refreshments will be served.

Craft Beer Tuesday @ 319 Wine & Cheese Shoppe
Feb 28 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

 

Please note this event is reoccurring.  Feel free to call to confirm there has been no interruption this week.

319 Wine & Cheese ShoppeJoin us for Craft Beer Tuesday – Try one of our craft beers and receive $2 off.

FairyDust Faces for Kids at Hurricane Grill & Wings @ Hurricane Grill & Wings
Feb 28 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Please note this is a reoccurring event.  Please call to confirm there has been no interruption to the regular event schedule.

 

Come out for some yummy food with your kids at Hurricane Grill & Wings.  FairyDust Faces will be on location with balloon art, temporary tattoos, games, canvas painting OR face painting!

 

 

Phở- The famous soup from Vietnam @ KitchenAble Cooking School
Feb 28 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Phở- The famous soup from Vietnam @ KitchenAble Cooking School | Tallahassee | Florida | United States

Tuesday night, February 28, starting at 6:00pm.

For this last class of our global soup series we’re going to Vietnam to enjoy their delicious Phở. Learn to make a rich and flavorful beef broth, the foundation of this famous soup. Other dishes prepared will include a rice noodle salad that is packed with fresh vegetables and Bahn Xeo or Saigon crepes. For dessert a unique cake made from cassava and coconut or Bánh Khoai Mì Nướng will complete the meal.

Cost for the class is $40 and included in the fee is a recipe packet and a full meal of the dishes prepared in the demonstration. Chilled water and coffee are available; and as always guests are welcomed to bring in your favorite beverage if you wish.

Graphic Novel Book Club @ LeRoy Collins Leon County Public Library
Feb 28 @ 6:30 pm
Graphic Novel Book Club @ LeRoy Collins Leon County Public Library  | Tallahassee | Florida | United States

The Graphic Novel Book Club will hold its monthly meeting at the LeRoy Collins Main Library on Wednesday, February 22nd at 6:30 PM in the Henderson room. This month we will discuss titles that are tear jerkers. The club is open to everyone in the community and light refreshments will be served.

21st Annual Rainbow Concert of World Music featuring Roee Ben Sira @ Ruby Diamond Concert Hall
Feb 28 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm
21st Annual Rainbow Concert of World Music featuring Roee Ben Sira @ Ruby Diamond Concert Hall | Tallahassee | Florida | United States

This year’s Rainbow Concert will feature Ben Sira with the newly created FSU Brazilian Choro Ensemble under his direction (and with percussive assistance provided by FSU World Music Ensembles Program director Michael Bakan). Ben Sira will also perform with other ensembles from FSU’s nationally renowned program, including in an original arrangement of the Brazilian classic “Aquarela do Brasil” for piano and Balinese gamelan! A veritable cornucopia of traditional and new world music sounds will be on display, with performances by all ten FSU world music ensembles: Chinese, Andean, African, Irish, Blues, Rock, Mas N Steel, and Old-Time, plus the Gamelan and the Brazilian group; and there will be some special surprises as well as Ben Sira matches talents with some of FSU’s own exceptional world music ensemble directors. Don’t miss this very special concert.

  • A $5/ticket rate will be offered to groups of 10 or more

 

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